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Technical Information

HCVM e35



The HCVM e35 series is a powerful, ultra Enhanced system capabilities are integrated into
Feature Highlights compact and fully integrated light mobile our CargoVision platform. The ARD gamma
platform ideal for inspecting whole trucks, option detects the presence of radioactive
Ultra compact mobile scanner containers and vehicles for threats such gamma materials within the container or vehicle
for easy operation in busy city as explosives, narcotics, weapons of mass simultaneously during the X-ray inspection.
environments destruction (WMDs), contraband, as well as
manifest verification; reducing the need for The superior computer system provides a data
The smallest mobile scanner
manual inspection. management tool for image operators, to view
available using a 4MeV
accelerator real time images of the vehicles cargo, providing
The HCVM e35 is the smallest mobile screening quick and accurate analysis.
Ultimate steel (IEC) penetration of system available using a 4MeV accelerator,
200mm (7.85in) @ 24m/min offering up to 200mm of steel penetration. This
High throughput of up to 20 trucks robust system offers up to 200mm (7.9in) of steel
per hour in mobile mode and up to penetration, without a radioactive source, while
80 in pass through mode providing high throughput of up to 80 trucks per
hour in pass through mode.

Due to the compact size and weight of the

system, the HCVM e35 is ideally suited to
operation in small areas, such as busy city
Technical Data HCVM e35
General specifications
Nominal energy (MeV) 4
Scanning principle Mobile and pass through mode

System specifications
Chassis Mercedes
Weight Less that 15t
Engine Approx. 240Cv
Truck dimensions (L x W x H) 9.2 x 2.6 x 3m (30.2 x 9.8 x 8.8ft)
Scanning speed 24m/min
Passage of the trucks in pass through mode between 5 to 7km/h
Speed 90km/h
Footprint (L x W) 10 x 8.5m (32.8 x 27.9ft)
Scanning height 330mm to 4.5m (13in to 14.75ft)
Installation time Less than 30 min (average 15 mn)
Inspection throughput 20 18m (59ft) trucks per hour in mobile mode at 24m/min and up to 80 in pass through mode at 6km/h
Minimum crew requirement 1 image operator and 1 traffic marshal
Operating temperature -20 to 43C (-30 to 50C in option)
-4 to 110F (-22 to 122F in option)
Storage temperature -35 to 60C (-31 to 140F)
Relative humidity Up to 95% non condensing
Size of the inspected truck (L x W x H) 24 x 3 x 4.5m (78.7 x 9.8 x 14.8ft)
Number of seats 4 seats

Computer system
Image workstation (RIW) One 22in flat screen workstation
Image analysis tools New DaISy CargoVision software with contrast and edge enhancement, filters, marks and annotations, histogram
equalization, review of stored images and manifest data for comparison, image conversion to standard formats,
objects measurement
Database workstation (DBW) SQL data base
Data storage Raid 1
Printer A4 color laser printer

Radiation protection safety

Surveillance Cameras + radio intercom
Markings 3 color safety light + siren
Regulations Compliant with WHO, ICPR-60 13-17, EU & US regulations (depending on version)

Health & security

Dose in the environment Average <0.5Sv/h <1mSv/year
Dose rate in operator cabin Average <0.5Sv/h <1mSv/year

ARD gamma
Infra red barriers

Configuration HCVM e35

Steel penetration (mm)
@24m/min 200
@7km/h 170
Safety area* (ground to 2.5m) for
a 18m truck:
@ 0.5Sv 20c/h @ 24m/min(L x W) 35 x 18m (115 x 59ft)
@ 0.5Sv/h 80t/h @7km/h (L x W) 24 x 21m (78.8 x 68.9 ft)
Not contractual, please contact our sales department.
* Safety area may differ from operating area depending of conditions of use

For product information, sales or service, please go to

Smiths Heimann S.A.S., 36, rue Charles Heller, 94400 Vitry sur Seine, France
Modifications reserved. 95593679 UK 04/09/2013 Smiths Detection Group
HCVM, CargoVision and ARD are trademarks of Smiths Detection Group Ltd.